A “Top Ten Advances in Autism Research 2013” Selection
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Tune-in for the world premiere of Lifetime's Twist of Faith on Saturday, February 9 at 8pm EST starring autism adovacate Toni Braxton.
Twist of Faith is a compelling interfaith love story about a single Christian mother (Braxton) and an Orthodox Jewish widower (David Julian Hirsh), whose mutual passion for music and singing draws them together.
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Tune-in to Fox 29 in Philadelphia tonight, February 8, at 10:00 pm for a special report on services for adults with autism featuring Leslie Long, director of adult services at Autism Speaks.
Report confirms challenge of ensuring adequate nutrition in children with autism; calls on clinicians and researchers to guide families
Brian Patrick, a man from New York with Asperger Syndrome is skating across the United States.
He embarked on his journey after inspiration from his child last September to raise awareness about autism.
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Community Resources, a group home in Staten Island, has been reported to New York State for abuse as well as 'serious deficiencies".
Community Resources declined request for an interview, but in a statement says their group homes are among the highest rated in the state. The agency says the deficiencies discovered by inspectors were "promptly addressed and approved."
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